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Feb 2016
You talked about touch,
how it is different now
between the two of you;
how it meant one thing once,
and now something else.

And so you hug goodbye,
carefully monitoring the quality of it,
attentive to how much you give
and how much you permit
yourself to feel.
Alyson Lie
Written by
Alyson Lie  Cambridge, MA
(Cambridge, MA)   
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